Who we are

On January 1, 1969 , Paul J. Lamiell opened the Lamiell Funeral Home in Canton with the mission of serving the Stark County community in a comforting and affordable family like manner after the loss of a loved one. This mission is said in our motto “Our Family Serving Your Family.” As the years progressed the facility has been expanded; his son, Paul J. “PJ” Lamiell, Jr. joined him as a funeral director; preplanned and prefunded funeral planning was introduced and other changes have occurred. One thing has not changed, our motto of...

“Our Family Serving Your Family.”


All great businesses share a common trait - people make the difference. Our caring associates have been serving the community one family at a time. Below you will find bio’s on each our knowledgeable and dedicated staff. Please feel free to contact any of us, we’re always here to help.

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Paul J. Lamiell (1939-2011)
Paul is a life resident of Canton and a graduate of Lehman High School . He attended John Carroll University , Kent State University and graduated from the Cincinnati College of Embalming. He is a licensed Ohio Funeral Director and Embalmer. In...

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